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Towel

Unbleached linen with borders embroidered in natural-colored silk threads forming tri-sected triangles; gold-colored silk scalloped edging. Condition: Good, some staining.

Credit Line

Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Hill

Greek Islands, Northern Sporades, Mytilene, Late 19th century

Object Place

Mytilene, Northern Sporades, Greece

Dimensions

45.4 x 122.76 cm (17 7/8 x 48 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1987.595

Medium or Technique

Linen, silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles